What did Oscar romero get shot for?
Archbishop Romero was assassinated "one day after a sermon in which he had called on Salvadoran soldiers, as Christians, to obey God's higher order and to stop carrying out the government's repression and violations of basic human rights." [Wikipedia]
Oscar Romero was shot while saying Mass on March 24, 1980.
Oscar Romero was shot on March 24, 1980.
Oscar Romero was shot during the Consecration of a Mass he was saying at a church in/near San Salvador, El Salvador.
Oscar Romero was shot during the consecration at a Mass he was saying on March 24, 1980.
Yes, he died almost instantly after being shot.
he was shot while elevating the chalice at the end of the Eucharistic rite
Oscar Romero spoke out against the oppression and persecutions carried out by the government of El Salvador. This did not make the ruling class happy so a member of the right wing death squads was sent to "deal with the problem."
Oscar Romero was from El Salvador. Archbishop Oscar Romero lived in saint Tropez.
Archbishop Oscar Romero of El Salvador was shot during Mass because he preached nonviolence and the end to government cruelty and torturing of citizens. He preached against the government and therefore was shot for it.
Oscar Romero was a Catholic bishop who was declared a martyr by Pope Francis.
No, Oscar Romero was Salvadorean - from El Salvador - but his language was Spanish.
Oscar Romero truly believed in justice and that everyone should be equal.
Oscar Romero was elevated to archbishop on February 23, 1977.
Oscar Romero was an archbishop, a martyr and currently is a candidate for sainthood but he was not gay.
Oscar Joaquin Romero Salazar is 5' 10".
He was shot by a member of a government supported right wing death squad while he said Mass in El Salvador.
Oscar Romero was a Catholic Archbishop in El Salvador who worked for human rights.
Oscar Romero was assassinated on March 24, 1980, at the age of 62.
Oscar Romero 'became' a Christian because he was baptised at the age of 2, in 1919.
Oscar Romero was born in Ciudad Barrios, a small town in El Salvador .
Oscar Romero has not yet been beatified so does not have a feast day.
Archbishop Oscar Romero High School was created in 2004.
A cause for sainthood for Oscar Romero has been opened but he has not been declared a saint. Recently, Pope Francis has approved the martyrdom declaration for Oscar Romero so the door is now open for him to be beatified.
Archbishop Romero frequently spoke out against the cruelty and oppression of the government of El Salvador. This angered the government at its supporters. A member of the extreme right-wing death squad shot him while he was saying Mass.
Romero was shot while he celebrated Mass by a right-wing death squad member because he was working to get the government to stop its oppresive way of running the country and persecution of the poor.
Oscar Romero lived from 1917 until 1980. He was a christian and Archbishop of San Salvador.
Oscar Romero protested the injustices and persecutions inflicted upon the poor in El Salvador by the government.
Oscar Romero was Archbishop of San Salvador up until his assassination in 1980 while saying mass.
A cause for sainthood has been opened for Oscar Romero but he is not a canonized saint yet so has on patronages.
Oscar Romero was 59 years old when appointed archbishop on February 23, 1977.
Oscar Romero was a Catholic archbishop.
From an early age, Oscar Romero wanted to become a priest. He left home at the age of 14 and began his training. Romero was ordained as a priest in 1942 in Rome.
No, Oscar Romero was not born to the ruling class of El Salvador.
Oscar Romero was never in great health. However, I do not know if they attributed this to any one particular cause.
Oscar Romero was an ArchBishop in South America. He opposed the Government's treatment of poor people, & was assassinated for it.
Oscar Romero was Catholic bishop and not married.
Oscar Romero stood up for the poor people's rights. He did through peaceful methods such as speeches and peace marches.
Oscar Romero was killed by a right wing death squad working for the government of El Salvador on March 24, 1980.
some one help me with this please. i need to do an essay on archbishop Oscar romero. and this is one of the questions they've asked.
Archbishop Oscar Romero High School's motto is 'We plant the seed that one day will grow'.
He was Catholic.
Archbishop Romero was from the country of El Salvador in Central America.
No, Romero has not been canonized but there is an open cause for sainthood.
He was the Archbishop of San Salvador.
Oscar Romero was a priest and bishop and was never married.
i dont have a clue
To become a priest.
Romero died as a martyr while serving God and his people.